There have been votes in Parliament on the question of if pub companies should be required to offer their tenants an option to rent the premises with no requirement to buy beer, and other supplies, from the pub company.
Richard Drax generally voted against requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases
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On 2 Feb 2016:
Richard Drax voted for a Small Business Commissioner to address disputes with larger businesses; to protect the term apprenticeship in law; to require insurers to pay insurance claims within a reasonable time and for other measures intended to support the growth of enterprise in the UK.
On 18 Nov 2014:
Richard Drax voted against requiring large pub-owning businesses to offer their tenants and leaseholders a market rent only option (rather than insisting on a contract requiring them to buy beer, and other supplies, from the pub company).
On 21 Jan 2014:
Richard Drax voted against a statutory code of practice for large pub companies which would require them to offer the option of a rent only leases.
On 9 Jan 2013:
Richard Drax voted against requiring pub companies to offer their tenants an option to rent the premises with no requirement to buy beer, and other supplies, from the pub company.
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